Historical Events In April - 22
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
0296 On this day in history st Gaius ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0296 Pope Caius on this day in history.
0536 On April - 22 st Agapitus I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0536 Agapitus I, Italian Pope (535-36), dies on April - 22.
1056 On this day in history supernova Crab nebula last seen by the naked eye
1073 On April - 22 pope Alexander II buried/Ildebrando chosen as Pope Gregory VII
1145 On this day in history 19th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
1164 On April - 22 raynald of Dassel names Guido di Crema as anti-pope Paschalis III
1253 On April - 22 elias van Cortona, Italian general (1232-39), dies at about 53
1355 On April - 22 eleonora Plantagenet, daughter of King Edward II, dies at 36
1357 Johan I, King of Portugal (1383-1433) on this day in history.
1370 On April - 22 bastille begins being built in Paris
1451 On this day in history the birth of Isabella I of Castile, Queen of Spain and patron of Christopher Columbus
1451 Isabella I, of Castile, Queen of Spain (1479-1504), patron of Columbus on April - 22.
1462 Gilbert of Lannoy, master of Villerval/Tronchiennes/Santes, dies on April - 22.
1500 Pedro Alvarez Cabral discovers Brazil on this day in history.
1500 On April - 22 the area that became Brazil is discovered by Portuguese explorers
1500 On April - 22 pedro Alvarez Cabral discovers Brazil & claims it for Portugal
1509 Henry VIII ascended to throne of England on this day in history.
1521 French king Francois I declares war on Spain on this day in history.
1521 On this day in history juan de Padilla, Spanish nobleman/communero-rebel, beheaded
1526 On April - 22 1st slave revolt occurs in SC
1529 On April - 22 spain & Portugal divide eastern hemisphere in Treaty of Saragosa
1529 Treaty of Saragosa: Spain & Portugal divide eastern hemisphere on April - 22.
1592 Bartolommeo Ammanati, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at 80 on April - 22.
1610 On April - 22 alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italy, lawyer/Pope (1689-91)
1640 On this day in history mariana Alcoforado, Portugal, nun
1648 On this day in history english army claims king Charles I responsible for bloodshed
1648 Catharina Belgian van Nassau, daughter of Willem, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1658 Giuseppe Torelli, Italy, composer (Concert Grossi op 8) on April - 22.
1659 On April - 22 lord protector Cromwell disbands English parliament
1662 On April - 22 john Tradescant, traveller/gardener, dies
1671 King Charles II sits in on English parliament on April - 22.
1672 Georg Stiernhielm, Swed scholar/author/poet (Hercules), dies at 73 on this day in history.